Development and Training

The University's portfolio of training and research opportunities is broad and responsive to both market needs and government economic policy. Our postgraduate courses create the graduate workforce of tomorrow and we offer a wide range of industry-focused topics to enhance your career with further professional training, including workshops and seminar opportunities, to keep pace with the latest trends and technologies. 

Executive education members

Executive Education

A series of one-day learning and development events to improve the business acumen and personal leadership skills of senior executives, decision-makers and future talent.


Continuing Professional Development

Support services for academics and associations developing and delivering work-related training, events and conferences.  Browse our programmes in business, science and engineering (including subsea), arts, education and law.

business assistance

Entrepreneurship and Business Ideas Competitions

The University of Aberdeen provides support for budding entrepreneurs among its students and staff.  Find out more about the support on offer and the business ideas competitions that the University participates in to assist start ups and spin outs.

PG study

Postgraduate Study and Programmes

Find out about our postgraduate taught and research programmes, search the funding database for scholarship and studentship opportunities and browse the portfolios offered by our three College Graduate Schools.